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Are Your Office Perks Hurting Productivity?
By Business News Daily Editor | May 18, 2020

Here's how to find a balance between work and play while still offering exciting incentives.

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Are Americans Bad Negotiators?
By Business News Daily Editor | May 16, 2020

Almost half of the employees in the U.S. do not feel confident in their negotiation skills. Here's how to improve yours.

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Want to Stay On Your Boss's Good Side? Double-Check Your Work
By Business News Daily Editor | May 15, 2020

Producing sloppy work is the employee behavior that annoys bosses most.

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10 Part-Time Jobs With Benefits
By Max Freedman | May 15, 2020

If you're looking for a part-time job that offers healthcare benefits, retirement benefits and more, these 10 part-time jobs might be for you.

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Tech Tools You'll Want to Survive an Open Office
By Business News Daily Editor | May 14, 2020

Working in an open office has its downsides. These tools and tips can help you stay productive.

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Can You Hear Me Now? Avoid the Most Common Conference Call Faux Pas
By Simone Johnson | May 14, 2020

If you follow these tips, your conference calls will be effective and productive.

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Terrible Boss? Here's What You Can Do
By Business News Daily Editor | May 12, 2020

Is your new boss going to make you miserable? Here's how you can tell – and what to do about their behavior.

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Returning to Work After Having Kids? Honesty Is the Best Policy
By Business News Daily Editor | May 12, 2020

Honesty seems to be key for women reentering the workforce.

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Got a Diploma? Employers Would Rather See These Skills
By Business News Daily Editor | May 11, 2020

A college degree is good to have, but less than a third of job listings specifically require one. Hiring managers are more focused on specific workplace skills.

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Payment Guaranteed: How Would Universal Basic Income Affect Business?
By Adam Uzialko | May 11, 2020

A universal basic income would provide cash payments to every citizen. Is it a realistic solution to modern problems, or is it just pie in the sky?

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Loosen Up! Having Fun at Work Is Good for Culture
By Business News Daily Editor | May 08, 2020

A fun office atmosphere promotes a better culture of learning, research finds.

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Lunch Is Served! Workplace Meals Improve Productivity
By Business News Daily Editor | May 06, 2020

Organizations may see a boost in employee productivity by providing them opportunities to eat together.

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Looking for the Best Job for Your Personality? Start Here
By Business News Daily Editor | May 06, 2020

Ever wonder what your personality can tell you about the career paths you'd enjoy? Here are the types of jobs best suited for you, based on who you are.

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50-Hour Workweeks? How to Cut Back on the New Normal
By Business News Daily Editor | May 06, 2020

Regardless of how many calendar days employees are working per week, the 40-hour standard is becoming a thing of the past.

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What Employers Want: 38 In-Demand Skills
By Business News Daily Editor | May 04, 2020

Technical skills dominate three separate rankings of the top skills employers are looking for.

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How to Ace an Out-of-State Job Interview
By Business News Daily Editor | May 04, 2020

Interviewing for an out-of-state job? Whether you're traveling there or videoconferencing with the hiring manager, here are some tips to help you succeed.

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Trouble Fitting In? 8 Ways to Make Friends at Work
By Business News Daily Editor | May 04, 2020

Whether you're new in the office or just feeling left out, here are eight ways to make friends at work.

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Recession-Proof? 11 Stable Careers That Resist Economic Downturns
By Business News Daily Editor | May 01, 2020

Jobs in health care, education and utilities provide certain levels of stability during economic downturns.

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Take a Break! 7 Elements to Include in a Productive Break Room
By Business News Daily Editor | April 28, 2020

Want more productive, inspired workers? Provide them with a quality break room.

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Insightful Job Interview Questions and How to Prepare for Them
By Business News Daily Editor | April 17, 2020

Hiring managers may ask some unexpected interview questions to get a better idea of who you are. Here's how to prepare good answers to common insightful questions.

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Tips for Effective Self-Promotion
By Max Freedman | April 14, 2020

Promoting yourself can be an awkward thing to do, but it is essential to taking the next step in your career. These tips will help you promote yourself in the right way.

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Working From Home Increases Productivity
By Sammi Caramela | March 31, 2020

Working from home can increase your employees' productivity. Here's how you and your team can make the most of working remotely.

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15 Remote Work Jobs for Executives
By Business News Daily Editor | March 23, 2020

Remote work isn't just for entry-level workers. FlexJobs has identified 15 executive-level jobs that offer telecommuting options.

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Teams Work Better When Employees Care About Each Other
By Business News Daily Editor | March 23, 2020

Employees who care more about the well-being of others than themselves help improve team performance.

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Keep It Clean: Social Media Screenings Gain in Popularity
By Saige Driver | March 23, 2020

Looking for your next job? Make sure your social media profiles are safe for work because employers are screening candidates' social media.

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The Critical Importance of Mental Health Days
By Business News Daily Editor | March 18, 2020

If you'd call out for a fever, why not for a panic attack? Here's how to benefit from mental health days.

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Communication Technology and Inclusion Will Shape the Future of Remote Work
By Sean Peek | March 18, 2020

Working remotely has traditionally held a bad reputation, but more and more companies are adopting work-from-home policies. Check out the latest trends in remote work.

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How Much Time Are Your Employees Wasting on Their Phones?
By Business News Daily Editor | March 17, 2020

A new study finds that employees waste nearly eight hours a week on non-work activities, mainly on their mobile devices. Read more to find out what's distracting them.

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The 8 Most Overrated (and Underrated) Jobs
By Business News Daily Editor | March 17, 2020

Highly desirable professions, like positions as advertising executives, authors and broadcasters, top this year's rankings of the most overrated jobs.

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Best Wireless Networking Certifications of 2020
By Business News Daily Editor | March 13, 2020

Certifications offer a great way to level up your career. These five wireless networking certifications can help you take the next step in 2020.